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Evan S. Connell • 38 Items / 17 Articles, 3 Reviews, 18 Books
Mrs. Bridge (1959)
A Novel
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    Ruthless Selection (Review)
    Mrs. Bridge, by Evan S. Connell, Jr.
    1. Mrs. Bridge by Evan S. Connell, Jr.
    Commonweal, February 13, 1959, p. 525
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    Kansas City Lady (Review)
    Mrs. Bridge, by Evan S. Connell, Jr.
    1. Mrs. Bridge by Evan S. Connell, Jr.
    The Saturday Review, January 31, 1959, p. 18
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    Lieutenants and Luftmenschen (4 Reviews)
    The Military Philosophers, by Anthony Powell
    1. The Military Philosophers by Anthony Powell
    2. Mrs. Bridge by Evan S. Connell, Jr.
    3. Pictures of Fidelman by Bernard Malamud
    4. The Adventures of Menahem-Mendl by Sholem Aleichem
    The New York Review of Books, April 24, 1969, pp. 40-42
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    Real Gardens for Read Toads (8 Reviews)
    Wake Up, Stupid, by Mark Harris
    1. Wake Up, Stupid by Mark Harris
    2. Goodbye, Columbus by Philip Roth
    3. The Return of Ansel Gibbs by Frederick Buechner
    4. The Great Prince Died by Bernard Wolfe
    5. The Magic Barrel by Bernard Malamud
    6. Pursuit of the Prodigal by Louis Auchincloss
    7. Mrs. Bridge by Evan S. Connell, Jr.
    8. The Body's Cage by Benjamin DeMott
    The Nation, November 14, 1959, p. 345
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    The New Books (10 Reviews)
    A Medley, with Some Familiar Themes
    1. The Captive and the Free by Joyce Cary
    2. The Pistol by James Jones
    3. The Poorhouse Fair by John Updike
    4. Mrs. Bridge by Evan S. Connell, Jr.
    5. Young Love by Johannes Allen
    6. The Scientists by Eleazar Lipsky
    7. The Search by C.P. Snow
    8. W. Somerset Maugham by Karl G. Pfeiffer
    9. Suburbia: Its People and Their Politics by Robert Coldwell Wood
    10. The Waist-High Culture by Thomas Griffith
    The Harpers Monthly, February 1959, pp. 109-116
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    Art for Whose Sake? (12 Reviews)
    The Hook, by Vahe Katcha
    1. The Hook by Vahe Katcha
    2. The Mimosa Smokers by Peter S. Jennison
    3. Every Eye by Isobel English
    4. The Girl Beneath the Lion by Andre Pieyre de Mandiargues
    5. Mrs. Bridge by Evan S. Connell, Jr.
    6. Acrobat Admits by Alfred Grossman
    7. The Pearl Bastard by Lillian Hale
    8. The Hustler by Walter Tevis
    9. A Mirror for Magistrates by Richard Gibson
    10. The Pistol by James Jones
    11. Harry Vernon at Prep by Franc Smith
    12. The Law by Roger Vailland
    The Hudson Review, Spring 1959, pp. 141-147
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    Novel Discomforts and Delights (17 Reviews)
    The Hotel New Hampshire, by John Irving
    1. The Hotel New Hampshire by John Irving
    2. The White Hotel by D.M. Thomas
    3. Souvenirs by W.D. Wetherell
    4. The Polygamist by B.H. Friedman
    5. The Temptation of Eileen Hughes by Brian Moore
    6. The Country by David Plante
    7. Bed Rest by Rita Kashner
    8. Crystal Vision by Gilbert Sorrentino
    9. On the Stroll by Alix Kates Shulman
    10. Fish by Monroe Engel
    11. A Private Life by Cynthia Propper Seton
    12. Her Side of It by Thomas Savage
    13. Take This Man by Frederick Busch
    14. The Mosquito Coast by Paul Theroux
    15. A Flag for Sunrise by Robert Stone
    16. Mrs. Bridge by Evan S. Connell, Jr.
    17. Mr. Bridge by Evan S. Connell, Jr.
    The Hudson Review, Spring 1982, pp. 159-178